In her second term as EU Competition Commissioner, Margrethe Vestager’s focus to date has been on securing approval for the Digital Markets Act, which was agreed on March 25, 2022. Enforcement has nevertheless remained active in other areas of EU antitrust law.

On June 16, 2022, a panel including Cleary Gottlieb partners Francisco Enrique González‑Díaz, Isabel Rooms, Antoine Winckler, Patrick Bock, Romina Polley, and François‑Charles Laprévote, moderated by Cleary partner Nicholas Levy, discussed recent developments in merger control, the prosecution of cartels, vertical restraints, abuse of dominance, and State aid.

View a recording of our discussion below.